Menu Close Menu

Menu

Bliss Fabulous Face Lotion, SPF 15 (2014 Formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

Learn more About
EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Bliss Fabulous Face Lotion, SPF 15 (2014 Formulation) product label collected on March 28, 2014 for safety according to the methodology outlined in our Skin Deep Cosmetics Database. We assess the ingredients listed on the labels of personal care products based on data in toxicity and regulatory databases, government and health agency assessments and the open scientific literature. EWG's rating for Bliss Fabulous Face Lotion, SPF 15 (2014 Formulation) is 5.

Data last updated: March 2014

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is HIGH

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Neurotoxicity
Learn more About
Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
RETINYL ACETATE (VITMIN A ACETATE)
Appeared as: RETINYL ACETATE (VITAMIN A)

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Good

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)

None

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

None

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Good

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE)
Appeared as: TITANIUM DIOXIDE

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Robust

None

Limited

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

None

None
LACTOBACCILLUS/ PHOENIX DACTYLIFERA (DATE) FRUIT FERMENT EXTRACT
Appeared as: LACTOBACCILLUS DIPTERYX ODORATA SEED FERMENT FILTRATE

None

Fair

Limited

Limited

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEED OIL (SUNFLOWER)

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

Fair

Fair
ZEA MAYS (CORN) OIL
Appeared as: ZEA MAYS (CORN) OIL (CORN)

Limited

Fair

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
TRITICUM VULGARE (WHEAT) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: WHEAT POLYPEPTIDES

None

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

None

None

None

Fair
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL (SESAME)

Limited
MACADAMIA TERNIFOLIA (MACADAMIA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: MACADAMIA TERNIFOLIA (NUT) SEED OIL

None
LITCHI CHINENSIS PERICARP EXTRACT
Appeared as: LITCHI CHINENSIS PERICAP EXTRACT

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL (OLIVE)

Limited
DAUCUS CAROTA SATIVA (CARROT) ROOT
Appeared as: DAUCUS CAROTA SATIVA (CARROT) ROOT (CARROT)

Fair
HYALURONIC ACID
Appeared as: SODIUM HYALURONATE (HYALURONIC ACID)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

None
LEPIDIUM SATIVUM (GARDEN CRESS) SPROUT EXTRACT
Appeared as: LEPIDIUM SATIVUM SPROUT EXTRACT

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

Unknown

Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, PPG 3 Benzyl Ether Myristate, Butylene Glycol, Cyclopentasiloxane, Cetyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Glyceryl Stearate, Diethylhexyl 2, 6 Naphthalate, Lactobaccillus, Dipteryx Odorata Seed Ferment Filtrate, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, PEG 75 Stearate, Carbomer, Glycerin, Chlorphenesin, Ceteth 20, Steareth 20, 1, 2 Hexanediol, Caprylyl Glycol, Sodium Hydroxide, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate, Ascorbic Acid Polypeptide, Sodium PCA, Urea, Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil (Sunflower), Disodium EDTA, Pantothenic Acid Yeast Polypeptide, Xanthan Gum, Fragrance, Zea Mays (Corn) Oil (Corn), Polyquaternium 51, Trehalose, Tocopherol, Wheat Polypeptides, Saccharomyces Copper Ferment Extract, Saccharomyces Iron Ferment, Saccharomyces Magnesium Ferment, Saccharomyces Silicon Ferment, Saccharomyces Zinc Ferment, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil (Sesame), Phenoxyethanol, Macadamia Ternifolia (Nut) Seed Oil, Lecithin, Litchi Chinensis Pericap Extract, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil (Olive), Methylisothiazolinone, Daucus Carota Sativa (Carrot) Root (Carrot), Retinyl Acetate (Vitamin A), Sodium Hyaluronate (Hyaluronic Acid), Triacetin, Tropolone, Benzoic Acid, Lepidium Sativum Sprout Extract, Mica, Titanium Dioxide

Directions from packaging:

Apply liberally 30 minutes before sun exposure Children under 6 months of age: ask a doctor Reapply as needed or after towel drying, swimming or perspiringReports of serious side effects associated with the use of this product can be sent to: 75 Varick St. 10th floor, New York, New York 10013

ABOUT THE SKIN DEEP® RATINGS

EWG provides information on personal care product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings below indicate the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other product formulations. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer

ABOUT EWG VERIFIED™

Beyond providing Skin Deep® as an educational tool for consumers, EWG offers its EWG VERIFIED™ mark as a quick and easily identifiable way of conveying personal care products that meet EWG's strict health criteria. Before a company can use EWG VERIFIED™ on such products, the company must show that it fully discloses the products' ingredients on their labels or packaging, they do not contain EWG ingredients of concern, and are made with good manufacturing practices, among other criteria. Note that EWG receives licensing fees from all EWG VERIFIED™ member companies that help to support the important work we do. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer